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Harriet Anena with Wole Soyinka

Ugandan’s Harriet Anena, Nigeria’s Tanure Ojaide win 2018 Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature

Uganda’s Harriet Anena and Nigeria’s Professor Tanure Ojaide emerge joint winners of the 2018 Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa

Renowned poet Ikeogu Oke passes on in Abuja

Renowned poet and winner of the 2017 NLNG Prize for Literature, Ikeogu Oke, has passes on, according to reports.
Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Politicians, scum of the earth

Vice President of Nigeria, Professsor Yemi Osinbajo, has said that politicians are described as scum of the earth, while lawyers, such as him are the most maligned.

Nigerians urged to oppose legislators’ jumbo pay

A literary activist and professor in North Carolina University in Charlotte, United States of America (USA), Tanure Ojaide, has frowned at the jumbo pay given to legislators in Nigeria not minding the fact that a vast majority of Nigerians live in crippling poverty and advised citizens to oppose it including other aspects of corruption, warning that doing nothing about it is dangerous to future generations.

Ikeogu Oke wins 2017 NLNG Prize for Literature

Ikeogu Oke has won the 2017 Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) company Prize for Literature.

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